The Great ShakeOut!

2018 is the 10th Anniversary of ShakeOut, which began in southern California in 2008.

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On on October 18 during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills.

Be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes– wherever you live, work, or travel.

Pitzer College is joining 44 million people worldwide in the Great ShakeOut, an annual earthquake preparedness drill, on Thursday, October 18 at 10:18 a.m.

At 10:18 a.m. on 10.18, the College’s Emergency Management Committee will issue an alert via text and email. When you receive the notification, Drop, Cover and Hold.

What should you do if you’re in a classroom during an earthquake? Watch the video below.

Great ShakeOut Earthquake Tips

Listen to the ShakeOut 60-second drill narration.